Experiments with Straws

Experiments with Straws

Today is National Drinking Straw Day!  On January 3, 1888, Marvin C. Stone received the patent for the paper drinking straw.  In acknowledgment of that invention, each year on January 3, people across the nation observe National Drinking Straw Day. One way to celebrate Drinking Straw Day would be to spend the entire day drinking all(…)

Clean It Up with DishFish

Clean It Up with DishFish

You probably don’t ask yourself often how much you like your current kitchen sponge, and I can’t blame you! BUT 75% of DishFish users prefer the DishFish Scrubber over what they were using previously – that’s kind of a lot!! Do the kids do the dishes?  Maybe this fun sponge will have them helping out(…)

Celebrate Frankensteins 200 Year Anniversary In Books

Celebrate Frankensteins 200 Year Anniversary In Books

Frankenstein was published on May 11, 1818 and this year, we are celebrating it’s 200th anniversary.  There have been movie adaptions, halloween costumes and so much more generated from what some call, “the first science fiction story.”  Through out the month, we are going to feature children’s books that have Frankenstein, or a parody, as(…)

Greatest Book of Facts – The World Almanac 2018

Greatest Book of Facts – The World Almanac 2018

The World Almanac® and Book of Facts 2018    The 150th Anniversary Special Edition Includes New Features and Popular Favorites; Highlights from Past Years, Profile of the Trump Administration, and More  How does the Trump administration’s first year compare to those of past presidents? How do Harvey and Irma stack up against other historic hurricanes? While 2017 was a momentous(…)

A is for Asteroids, Z is for Zombies

A is for Asteroids, Z is for Zombies

Once Upon a Time….We All Died A darkly comic fable that offers visions of the apocalypse for every letter of the alphabet. The perfect gift for fans of children’s books parodies. Starting with a father whose son has been asking questions about global dangers, A Is for Asteroids, Z Is for Zombies takes us inside(…)

The Adventures of Doc Holliday Henngings

The Adventures of Doc Holliday Henngings

Family is a powerful bond, but one that goes beyond our genetics. A great book for any family library no matter the dynamics – traditional or non-traditional family. THE ADVENTURES OF DOC HOLLIDAY HENNINGS was inspired by single father and author, TK Bethea and his search for a relatable story for his daughter aided by the lively illustrations(…)